2015 Summer Book Awards Winner: ‚ÄúI‚Äôm waiting for my life to begin. Waiting for the train to come in,‚ÄĚ Ava Stilwell, a young woman eager for life, sings a popular song with the big band that reflects her heart. In the midst of a world at war, Ava has found love, a passion for her music, and new opportunities, but the war still looms over her, threatening to take it all away.
In 2000, Bill and Hillary Clinton owed millions of dollars in legal debt. Since then, they‚Äôve earned over $130 million. Where did the money come from? Most people assume that the Clintons amassed their wealth through lucrative book deals and high-six figure fees for speaking gigs. Now, Peter Schweizer shows who is really behind those enormous payments.
Forget the old concept of retirement and the rest of the deferred-life plan‚Äďthere is no need to wait and every reason not to, especially in unpredictable economic times. Whether your dream is escaping the rat race, world travel, or just living more and working less, The 4-Hour Workweek is the blueprint.
Ever since Darwin, the existence of humans has been attributed to our intelligence and adaptability. Renowned primatologist Richard Wrangham presents a startling alternative: our evolutionary success is the result of cooking.
Writer's Digest selected this set as one of the best genre fiction titles of 2014, awarding it honorable mention in the 22nd annual publishing competition. The judges said, "The stories are beautifully crafted with attention to detail, rich scene setting, and a healthy mix of narrative and clever dialogue. The characters read true to life and intrigue the reader with every twist and turn."
The bestselling novel of three young, gifted anthropologists of the ‚Äė30‚Äôs caught in a passionate love triangle that threatens their bonds, their careers, and, ultimately, their lives. Inspired by events in the life of revolutionary anthropologist Margaret Mead, Euphoria is "dazzling ... suspenseful ... brilliant...an exhilarating novel.‚ÄĚ‚ÄĒBoston Globe
The second book in Monroe‚Äôs Lowcountry Summer trilogy, following the NY Times bestselling The Summer Girls. This series is a heartwarming story of three half-sisters and their grandmother, who is determined to help them rediscover their southern roots and family bonds.
"This zombie, this pathetic shell of a human being who would have been nothing more than a victim to me just days ago, scared me. Me! I was the one who scared others. I was the one who brought fear and death."